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New Java 7 Exploit Can Be Dangerous

The attack vulnerability is in Java 1.7 which most Mac Users are not using because you’d need to update to 1.7 manually. Apple stopped bundling Java in 2011 when Lion was released. For users on Lion and Mountain Lion, who have Java

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Remove Mac Flashback Trojan: Java Exploit

What it does: Trojan-Downloader:OSX/Flashback.I connects to a remote site to download its payload; on successful infection, the malware modifies targeted webpages displayed in the web browser. Removal: Caution: Manual disinfection is a risky process; it is recommended only for advanced

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Fake Antivirus Exploit Found On Many WordPress Sites

This site like a multitude of others is run off WordPress. There has been a piece of malware detected that masquerades as antivirus software. This has been found on 200,000+ web pages, which is almost 30,000 unique sites according to Websense. The

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